Estimator (1)


Location Tyne & Wear
Job Type Permanent
Salary £45k - £50k + benefits

Job Description

A key client of mine, who is a very successful main-contractor based in the North East, is seeking an established Estimator to join their team on a permanent basis. Typically working on construction, new-build housing and refurbishment projects, you will be involved in working on all aspects of tenders received, pricing, preparation and return.

You will be involved in the following:

  • Completing take-offs from drawings and producing BOQ's/cost plan estimates 
  • Preparing written proposals, methodologies and commentators
  • Working with and building relationships with the North Easts top sub-contractors
  • Attending regular tender review meetings to create effective budgets and reports

To be considered for this role, you must have the following:

  • Previous experience of working as an Estimator or QS for a main contractor in the build sector, or new-build housing sector 
  • Excellent numeration and written skills as well as excellent communication skills
  • Experience of using ConQuest or Causeway (or a similar estimating software)
  • Be highly organised with the ability to prioritise workload 

This role will offer the chance to work for an established and growing construction company with a turnover in excess of £60m, as well as the opportunity to progress to Estimating Manager level. This role will suit an established Estimator seeking a new challenge or a QS who has experience of pricing schemes and who is seeking a change of direction in their career. 

Please get in touch to find out more about this exciting role.

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